Private Client Solicitor / Legal Executive with 8+ years PQE

Job ID: JR18PCSCOL16424

Salary: £60000-£75000 per year


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Job Description:

James Ray Recruitment are delighted to be working with a law firm based in Colchester, Essex. Our client is a well-established law firm in Colchester town centre.

They have an opportunity for a Private Client Solicitor or qualified Legal Executive to join their team. The successful candidate will take on an existing caseload.

This is a permanent role predominantly based in the office with hybrid working negotiable.

Key Duties:

  • Leading and managing the Wills Trust and Probate Team
  • Involves Wills, Probate, Trusts, Court of Protection and LPA’s
  • Dealing with enquiries, speaking with clients and other parties
  • Providing legal advice to clients
  • Identifying and developing potential client relationships
  • Long term career prospects
  • Networking and input to marketing for the department
  • A minimum of 8 years’ experience of Wills, Probate and LPA’s
  • Desirable to have experience in dealing with Court of Protection work
  • Must be able to handle own caseload of clients with some supervision
  • Provide exceptional customer service to all clients
  • Possess good organisational skills
  • Have excellent time management skills
  • Desire to develop and expand client base
  • IT knowledge and interest
  • Good standard of written and spoken English
  • Self-motivated


  • Company Pension
  • Flexi-time
  • Hybrid Working
  • Employee Assistance

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